Alicia Correas, was born in Rosario, Santa Fe,
She was formed in the Piano School of the great
Polish master Jorge de Lalewicz through Juan B.
Gaggero and Lía Cimaglia - Espinosa, and she is
considered one of the most important pianists that
permanently diffuse inside and outside the country
the national music.
She carried out studies of Harmony and Composition
with the teachers Nicolás Mignogna and Luis Ángel
Machado and Counterpoint with Guillermo Scarabino
and History of the Music with the teacher Carlos
In August 1996 she was designated invited member
of the CAMU (UNESCO) in recognition of her
She has received prizes and distinctions granted
by Amigos del Arte Rosario, Alberto Williams
Association of Buenos Aires, “Negro y Marfil” of
Bs. As., “Harmonicus” Association of Bs. As. and
by the International Concourse of Jaén (Spain)
She had the privilege of first performing for all
America the"Heroic Concert" for piano and
orchestra by Joaquín Rodrigo under the direction
of Juan Carlos Zorzi and also performed it in
Mendoza directed by the master Guillermo Scarabino
and in Santa Fe under the direction of the
talented José de Eusebio. This concert took place
during the 40th Anniversary of the
Provincia de Santa Fe Orchestra and in the homage
of the 95 years that master Rodrigo had in 1996.
In 1971 the Institute of Hispanic Culture of
Madrid offered her a fellowship to carry out a
course of History of the Art in the Philosophy
University collaborating as class assistant, under
the guidance of Joaquín Rodrigo.
In 1986 she was invited to the First Argentine
Music Congress organized by the CAMU (Argentinean
Council of Music) where besides playing in one of
concerts carried out in the Colon Theatre of Bs.
As., she was designated delegate of the CAMU in
musical education in Santa Fe.
She was called to homage the King and Queen of
Spain in their visit to Rosario performing Spanish
and Argentinean authors' works. She also
participated in an official concert in the
Bicentennial of the French Revolution.
In 1991 she represented Rosario’s women who are
dedicated to art in the Woman's International Day.
She has been member of the Economic and Social
Council of Rosario's Municipality in the area of
She has recorded music of argentinean authors in
the National Radio of Spain, Radio R.H.J.K. of
Bogotá (Colombia), National Radio of Venezuela,
Vatican Radio and the "Rhapsody in Time of Tango"
of Edgar Spinassi in CD, under the direction of
Her record appears in the Argentinean Musical
Vademecum, in the Guide of the Music Lucchelli
Bonadeo, in the Musical Magazine " Casa de las
Americas" (Havana - Cuba), in the " Bird of Fire"
(publication of art in Mexico D.F.) and in " Who
is who in the music" (University of Cambridge,
She has been selected among five candidates as"
Woman of the year 96-97" in the University of
She has performed with different local and foreign
orchestras under the direction of: Oscar Giudice,
Juan Carlos Zorzi, Joan Pich Santasusana,
Guillermo Bonet - Muller, Guillermo Scarabino,
Jorge Vineshoots, Fernando Ciraolo and José de
Eusebio. She has carried out successive tours
diffusing music of argentinean authors especially
in Peru, Colombia, Venezuela, Mexico, Brazil,
Spain, France and Italy and dictating classes in
the Inca University Garcilazo de la Vega (Lima,
Peru) and in the National School of Music of Lima
She has been coordinating and consultant of the
recording material in the School of Music of the
Library" C. C. Vigil" of Rosario as well as
regular teacher of Piano, History of the Music and
Theoretical Foundation in this institution.
Alicia has been regular teacher of Piano and of
History of the Music in the National Schools of
Music and Dances of Rosario since their foundation
up to 1997 and at present time she is teaching
Piano and History of the Music in the Municipal
School of Music of Rosario.
She has been invited to record for second time in
Vatican Radio in December of the 2002.
She is one of the soloist invited to commercially
record Joaquín Rodrigo’s integral concert under
the direction of the Italian master Stefano
Trasimeni and with the Symphony Orchestra of Sofía
(Bulgaria), next to soloists as Igor Oistraj,
Antón Niculescu, Quartet Nexus, Alessandro of Pau
and Kristian Koev, among others, for the stamp of
Info Alpha Music of Rome (Italy)
She has published specialized
articles in" The Capital' of Rosario, “Rosario 12”
and in the musical magazine of FM Allegro Radio,
since 1957 till now.
2005.- In 2005, she participated in
the Beethoven’s Sonatas complete cycle in the
Argentine Library in Rosario and closed the
Concerto’s annual cycle in the “Scala de San Telmo”,
at the “Castelar de Buenos Aires” Hotel.
2006.- In 2006, she went on a tour
of concertos around Europe. She was invited, for
the fourth time already, to record at the Vatican
Radio. This new recording is in marketing process
by Irco Video, Ivan Cosentino’s firm.
She also delivered concertos in
Paris, Rome, Cremona, Imperia, Torin and
In Rosario, she participated in the
musical cycles devoted to Mozart, Schumann and
some Argentinian authors who are native of the
In November, she was invited by the
“Asociación Consonancias” from Santa Rosa, La
Pampa, where she delivered a concerto due to the
40th Aniversary of the Spanish Theatre.
She also gave a lecture targeted to local young
musicians as well as a musical lecture in ‘Frida’
open to the public in general.
As well as
performing in several concerts (more information
on this item), on 10th June 2010 she was
declared a distinguished musician citizen of the
City by the "Honorable Concejo Deliberante" of
Rosario (ordinance Nº 8786)